Biography Prof. Jia
Dr. Xun Jia is currently an assistant professor and medical physicist at the Department of Radiation Oncology, University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center. He received his Ph.D. degree in physics in 2009 from the University of California Los Angeles and postdoctoral training in medical physics in 2009-2011 from the Department of Radiation Physics and Applied Sciences, University of California San Diego. Over the years, Dr. Jia has conducted productive research on developing numerical algorithms and implementations for low-dose cone beam CT reconstruction and Monte Carlo radiation transport simulation on GPU platform. He has published over 70 peer-reviewed manuscripts. His researches have received federal, industrial, and charitable funding supports.